USAF testing its new hypersonic missiles on a B-52


The U.S. Air Force initiated test flights of the new hypersonic AGM-183A Air Launched Rapid Response Weapon, mounting them below the wings of a B-52 Stratofortress. Known as the “Arrow,” the AGM-183A was slung aboard the B-52 in order... Read more

Volvo making an electric powered attack truck for France


It may be called a “Beetle,” but it doesn’t look like one. A French... Read more

Iran shoots down U.S. drone, brings both countries closer to war


dpa, Hamburg, Germany Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) claimed Thursday it had shot down... Read more

New hypersonic missiles will have 3-D printed engines


Two giants of the American defense industry have joined forces to improve a hypersonic... Read more

The battleship that wouldn’t sink: How the USS Nevada became a symbol of the American fighter during WWII


Two attributes often come to mind when attempting to describe the American mindset: stubbornness... Read more
USAF testing its new hypersonic missiles on a B-52
The U.S. Air Force initiated test flights of the new hypersonic AGM-183A Air Launched Rapid Response Weapon, mounting them...
President Trump changing up D.C. 4th of July celebration, adding military parade & flyover

President Trump changing up D.C. 4th of July celebration, adding military parade & flyover

Corey Dickstein Stars and Stripes President Donald Trump will get the military parade that he has long sought as...

Iran attack was first successful takedown of a Global Hawk drone

Iran attack was first successful takedown of a Global Hawk drone

Chad Garland Stars and Stripes Iran’s attack on a U.S. Global Hawk unmanned reconnaissance aircraft Thursday marks the first...

New acting Defense Sec. first days will be spent talking with NATO leaders

New acting Defense Sec. first days will be spent talking with NATO leaders

John Vandiver Stars and Stripes Incoming Acting Defense Secretary Mark Esper will head to Europe next week, where he...

President cancels missile strike against Iran 10 minutes before launch

President cancels missile strike against Iran 10 minutes before launch

Noah Bierman Los Angeles Times President Trump said Friday he abruptly canceled a planned U.S. missile strike against three...

Military has apprehended 100,000 immigrants crossing the border

Military has apprehended 100,000 immigrants crossing the border

Corey Dickstein Stars and Stripes The U.S. Border Patrol chief told lawmakers Thursday that support from National Guard and...

Permeant citizenship for military service, proposed California law would let “Dreamers” enlist

Permeant citizenship for military service, proposed California law would let “Dreamers” enlist

By Kate Irby McClatchy Washington Bureau U.S. Rep. Josh Harder knows there’s little chance that a big immigration bill...

Volvo making an electric powered attack truck for France

Volvo making an electric powered attack truck for France

It may be called a “Beetle,” but it doesn’t look like one. A French subsidiary company of Volvo has...

USFJ commander says U.S. & Japan have more challenges as Russia, China, and North Korea grow

USFJ commander says U.S. & Japan have more challenges as Russia, China, and North Korea grow

Seth Robson Stars and Stripes Challenges are growing for the United States and Japan in the Far East, the...

U.S. Navy resurrects 2nd Fleet to run BALTOPS exercise, Russia watching from afar

U.S. Navy resurrects 2nd Fleet to run BALTOPS exercise, Russia watching from afar

Scott Wyland Stars and Stripes The recently revived 2nd Fleet is leading the 18-nation Baltic Operations with an eye...

Pentagon sending $250 million in weapons to Ukraine to beat back Russians

Pentagon sending $250 million in weapons to Ukraine to beat back Russians

John Vandiver Stars and Stripes The U.S. will deliver more sniper rifles, grenade launchers, counter-artillery radars and other gear...

Iran shoots down U.S. drone, brings both countries closer to war

Iran shoots down U.S. drone, brings both countries closer to war

dpa, Hamburg, Germany Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) claimed Thursday it had shot down a US drone over its...

New hypersonic missiles will have 3-D printed engines

New hypersonic missiles will have 3-D printed engines

Two giants of the American defense industry have joined forces to improve a hypersonic weapons platform design. Raytheon and...

New shipment of F-35s take to the sky at U.S. Air Force base in Germany

New shipment of F-35s take to the sky at U.S. Air Force base in Germany

Jennifer H. Svan Stars and Stripes The skies above Spangdahlem Air Base roared Tuesday with the sounds of F-35s,...

Acting Defense Sec. withdrawing after alleged domestic dispute incident goes  public

Acting Defense Sec. withdrawing after alleged domestic dispute incident goes public

By Glen Carey Bloomberg News Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan has withdrawn from consideration to take over the...

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